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Arabica Arashiyama

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3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-748-0057
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3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow this place is a serious coffee lovers cafe. Great kit being used properly to ensure, and most importantly a great tasting coffee. The option to have a blend or a single origin poor and impressively through a blind portafilter. Coffee was good, however an...More

Thank Jezblanc
Reviewed 22 May 2018

If you're a coffee lovers, you should try this. great Arabica coffee with nice coffee shop interior and a great view. Be patient with the long queue. They have a private sitting it there's an hourly charge for it. Otherwise, you can still sit on...More

Thank Andesita O
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We went to % Arabica when there were only 2 branches of it, the main shop at Higashiyama & Arashiyama, now % Arabica has expanded its business to Middle East, China & even Southeast Asia! This coffee shop embodies the impeccable harmony & aesthetic Japanese...More

Thank Liandy_Vu
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Legit a must visit. I’ve went several times in my short time in Kyoto. Place is aesthetic and great for photography. Coffees and Lattes are to die for. Rich, aromatic and a perfect blend, %Arabica coffee is worth a visit for any coffee lover.

Thank Lewis L
Reviewed 26 January 2018

After reading the great reviews & desperate for a good coffee, we queued for 40 minutes. I’m not sure what happened to my coffee however it was very weak & tasted like warmed flavoured milk. Other people enjoyed it so I am happy for them....More

Thank timbertoby
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to try this place for some time now. It was on my itinerary , I had already done my research . Or so I thought ... I stayed in a Ryokan in Arashiyama right next door to Arabica! I took a...More

Thank michelle p
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Love this coffee place. Go there early to avoid the queue and sit in the private room. There are a charge per hour for the room but worth it. Great coffee, great view, what more to ask for:)

Thank Tat_Tatchai
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The wait here was crazy: 45 mins. The store itself is very small but it's OK considering you are getting a takeout coffee. There is a tiny seating area outside but it is about 1000 yen for 30 mins.

Thank Siobhan F
Reviewed 31 December 2017

If you want a great coffee (they roast their own beans and blend) and if a bit peckish - try the fresh baguette rolls they make. Superb. We timed it well and got served pretty quickly but word must be getting out as the lines...More

Thank Danielle K
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A cute little coffee shop across from the picturesque river. Coffee was great & staff were friendly.

Thank Jacielee
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  • Address: 3-47 Sagatenryuji Susukinobanacho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Western Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Western Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-748-0057
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